Nick Maffei's Travels Across America - May-June 2002

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In the summer of 2002 Nick Maffei traveled from San Francisco to Florida and back, covering 9,000 miles and crossing 24 states in just over 25 days.  This is a photo essay of his trip.
May: Traveling "The Loneliest Highway in America
Nevada.jpg (162287 bytes) Nick's first stop was Ely, Nevada, after traveling over Nevada's US Route 50 "The loneliest Highway in America." Hwy 50.jpg (115683 bytes)
  I-70 Ely, NV to Moab, UT
Arches National Park, Utah

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Water and ice, extreme temperatures, and underground salt movement are responsible for the sculptured rock scenery of Arches National Park.
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Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah
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Canyonlands National Park, Utah
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Updated 06/18/2009